Two undertrials flee from court

Two undertrial prisoners managed to escape while handcuffed from the premises of a court.

Last Updated: May 19, 2012, 17:24 PM IST

Rourkela: Two undertrial prisoners escaped while handcuffed from the court’s premises after being produced in court in Odisha`s Sundargarh district on Saturday.

The two, Putan Ansari and Sajid Ansari, after being produced in court asked the police constable escorting them to go to the toilet, A Panda, SDPO Bonai said.

They managed to flee with their handcuffs on, Panda said.
The two were arrested recently near Champajharan under Candiposh police station for robbing vehicles at gunpoint.
PTI